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Movie Showing of “The Quiet Man”: Fri. Oct 27th; 3:30pm

Join us at the library on Friday, October 27th at 3:30pm for a free showing of the classic “The Quiet Man,” starring John Wayne.     Advertisements

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Genealogy Presentation: Tues, Oct 17th; 7-8pm

Katherine Willson, professional genealogist, will be in the library on Tuesday, October 17th at 7pm to discuss the topic “Resources for Genealogical Research in Foreign Countries.” No registration necessary.

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VFW’s Annual Scholarship Competitions Open until Tues, Oct. 31st

The VFW’s Annual Youth Scholarship Competitions are now open. Stop by the library and pick up an informational pamphlet about the competitions. These essay competitions end on October 31, 2017. 

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Movie Showing – The Carrier (1988): Sat. Aug 5, 12-5pm

As part of Manchester’s sesquicentennial celebration, the Manchester District Library will be showing the movie “The Carrier” (1988) repeatedly between 12-5pm in the Village Room (1 floor below the Library) on Saturday, August 5th. “The Carrier” was filmed in Manchester. … Continue reading

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Book Squad Reading “A Wrinkle in Time”

Jessica Bushaw will be hosting a middle schoolers’ book club called the Book Squad at the Library next month. All ages are welcome and parent participation is encouraged. Pick up a copy of August’s book “A Wrinkle in Time” at … Continue reading

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Essential Oil Classes on Monday Nights Thru Summer

Between June 19th and August 28th, check out a demonstration/lecture about various topics concerning essential oils at the Library.  Kammy Ostrander, from Essentially Yours: Essential Oils and Vibrant Living, will be presenting these free classes on most Monday nights during … Continue reading

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“Ocean Debris & Recycling” Presentation: Tues. June 20th, 11:30am-12:30pm

Attend a fun Amcor-sponsored presentation on recycling on Tuesday, June 20th, from 11:30am-12:30pm in the Village Room (1 floor below the Library), as part of the Library’s summer reading program’s set of “Build a Better World”-themed events.  Amcor’s Dennis Kittel … Continue reading

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MDL Accepting Non-perishable Food: June 11-17th

In honor of Flag Day, on June 14th, the Manchester Community Resource Center (CRC) is asking community members to consider donating non-perishable pantry items in red, white and/or blue packaging to the Community Resource Center during the week of June … Continue reading

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Michigan Activity Pass – Check One Out Today

Did you know that your library card can be your best travel companion? Discover hundreds of Michigan’s cultural destinations and natural attractions with your Michigan library card! You can “check out” FREE or discounted admission passes (or other exclusive offers) … Continue reading

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Fine forgiveness for fuzzy philanthropy!

Starting Monday, December 12, and running through Friday, December 23, the MDL will forgive up to $1 in fines for a donation of socks or mittens. All donations will be given to the CRC. Help make the holidays warm and … Continue reading

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